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Supreme Court limits ability to strip citizenship

Indeed, the court suggested, the government's rule would give "prosecutors almost limitless leverage" - something about which several justices, in a wide vari...


Marker honors interracial couple who changed law

In Caroline County in the 1950s, Richard and Mildred Loving began an important story that would become an award-winning film: falling in love, getting married...


Judges say 'Making a Murderer' confession improperly obtained

Magistrate Judge William Duffin said in the ruling that investigators made false promises to Dassey by assuring him "he had nothing to worry about". The defen...


Shea Collinsworth advances in first heat at US Track & Field Championships

Another Cougar, sophomore Clayton Young, was scheduled to run in the final of the men's 10,000 meters later Thursday. Current Lumberjack Tyler Day finished clos...


Group protests health care bill proposal in downtown Chicago

They aren't alone, one health-care expert said Thursday. The plan gets rid of those mandates. Their preference is to eliminate the federally subsidized in...


Rand Paul Doesn't Support GOP Health Bill

To pass the bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two Republican votes. Senate Republicans released their long-awaited bill T...


What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., joined by, from left, Sen. Also, the plan would make subsidies available for people in non-expansion state...


Bodies Found, US Destroyer Almost Foundered After Collision

Navy of approximately 2:20 a.m. A total of seven sailors had been missing since Saturday's crash off Japan's coast. He had previously commanded a mines...


Cindy expected to weaken after landfall; rain still expected

Earlier that day, flooding from two creeks also occured in Brewton, Alabama , as well as in southern Alabama and the western Florida Panhandle. As Tropi...


Atkins: Washington's ills painfully obvious in health care discord

Four Republican senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and Mike Lee of Utah, already said they can not support the b...


Mechanic: Suspected Scalise Shooter Went on Trump Rant Before the Attack

Dauberman said Hodgkinson stopped by to have his tires checked the day before Republicans lawmakers were attacked at a nearby baseball field while practicing fo...


Toomey noncommittal but upbeat about Senate health care bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, said he could bring the bill for a floor vote as early as next week, despite concerns some GOP senators have...


Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

Since 1990, she's raised more than $9.2 million for party candidates, including $739,000 in the 2016 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Po...


After 42 Years, Yellowstone Grizzly Will Be Taken Off Endangered Species List

Wyoming's U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso, and Representative Liz Cheney released statements regarding the decision by the Fish and Wildlife Service...


TCU's Wymer stymies Louisville in 4-3 CWS win; Florida next

There have now been 16 home runs hit in the 2017 College World Series, which establishes a new event record since it moved to T.D. Ameritrade Park in 2011. "The...


Police drag health bill protesters from McConnell's office

And, today, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul and three other Republicans said they oppose it as written. However, the tax cuts are very similar to those in the Hous...


Trump admits he has no tapes of Comey meetings

The resulting news reports built pressure on a top Justice Department official to appoint an independent prosecutor to oversee the Russian Federation investig...


Orlando Airport Bans Medical Marijuana

On Wednesday afternoon, the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority chose to lift its restrictions on ride share companies like Uber and Lyft, while placing on an al...


Maryland, DC plan to sue Trump over foreign payments

The attorneys don't think that goes far enough. Legal experts disagree on what constitutes an emolument and whether Mr. Trump has violated the clause or not. ...


Democrats also lost a special election in South Carolina Tuesday

A successful Republican strategy in Tuesday's race for Georgia's 6th Congressional District included promoting a relentlessly anti-Pelosi message to drive out...


Man loses trousers during auto burglary as surveillance camera rolls

Police in Florida are searching for a man who tripped over his trousers while fleeing the scene of a burglary. The theft was reported shortly before 4:30 a.m....


Heat wave likely to peak Thursday with cooler weather coming

The two fatalities, the first recorded in the three-day heat wave, took place on Monday in Santa Clara County, south of San Francisco , and included a homeless...


Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'Democratic brand is pretty bad'

Additional details regarding the time and location of the tour's stop in Charleston were unavailable at press time Thursday. Shelley Moore Capito , R-W.Va., to...


Trump Tweets That He Didn't Tape Conversations With Ex-FBI Director Comey

This month, Mr. Comey testified in detail about those conversations, saying the president had appealed to him on multiple occasions not to pursue an investiga...


CEOs Say They'll Sell Health Insurance Next Year, But Are Flying Blind

They aren't raising rates or abandoning the ACA because it is unworkable or " a disaster ", as the president calls it. While New Mexico is among states that...